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Geneva 2010: Koenigsegg Agera is the Swedish supercar evolved

2010 Koenigsegg Agera – Click above for high-res image gallery

Mysterious Dutch billionaire behind Spyker's renewed Saab bid?

Saab: A history in pictures – click above for high-res gallery

REPORT: Spyker stock soars on word of Saab sale reconsideration

Here's the skinny: Saab isn't totally dead yet. As the weekend showed, there's (a little) hope for both Saab and its Dutch suitor, Spyker. As our man Ramsey laid out yesterday, Spyker submitted a renewed eleven-point plan to General Motors that they (Spyker) hopes will allow t

Coalition debuts all-electric ZE Saab 9-3

ZE Saab 9-3 - Click above to view the video after the jump

REPORT: Spyker takes the lead in the Saab bidding sweepstakes

General Motors appears on track to either close or sell the ailing Saab brand by 2010. If they do, in fact, sell Saab, they are reportedly stipulating the following: the buyer must be well versed in small scale car production and they should be interested in keeping production in Saab's homeland, Sweden. If you don't know, Spyker fits that particular bill nicely.

Swedish Pickle: Study says GM lost $5,000+ on each Saab sold over the last 8 years

2008 Saab 9-3 Turbo X – Click above for high-res image gallery

VIDEO: Don't call it OCD: Dude builds 32-valve DOHC V8 out of Legos

32-Valve, DOHC Lego V8 - click above image to watch the video

REPORT: Saab deal between GM and Koenigsegg finalized

2010 Saab 9-5 - Click above for high-res image gallery

Swedish heatwave prompts recall of thousands of flex fuel Volvos

After receiving hundreds of complaints from Swedish drivers who have been left stranded by the side of the road, Volvo has recalled 8,500 of its V70 and S80 Flexifuel vehicles. Apparently the rigorous environmental testing the car maker employs does not extend to heatwaves like the one Sweden happens to be caught in the grips of...wait a sec. Heatwave? Sweden?

Volvo announces diesel plug-in hybrid for 2012 [w/video]

Volvo plug-in hybrid - click above for a hi-res gallery

Volvo and Vattenfall team up to develop plug-in hybrid [w/video]

Volvo plug-in hybrid - click above for a hi-res gallery

Swedes give a hand up, Th!nk to give 1,000 cars

Not only does Norwegian electric car maker Th!nk still have a pulse, but it appears to be strengthening. After being raised from its deathbed, the company is now on the receiving end of new investment from a Swedish group of business

The Swedish electric motorcycle conversion you've ever seen

The first electric motorcycle to become street legal in all of Sweden was constructed earlier this year and it is sweet! Built by Eva Håkansson and her father, Sven, the Electrocat was originally incarnated as a gas-sucking 1990 Cagiva Freccia C12R but now lives on a strict electron-only diet. As she informs us on Domenick Yoney

Spy Photos: New Saab 9-3 without camo

Click on the photo for a gallery of high res pics showing the new Saab 9-3

Doctoral dissertation estimates 'peak oil' between 2008 & 2018

A doctoral dissertation by Fredrik Robelius of the Uppsala University in Sweden contends that global oil production will reach its peak yield as early as next year before falling into decline. The thesis, which attempts to estimate the largest oil fields' future production, is based on Robelius's investigation of historical oil production, new oil field discovery and global reserves. The world's largest, or giant, oil fields number less than

Greaseball Challenge website and blog go live

The Greaseball Challenge charity car rally is kicking off this week with a launch party on Thursday and to celebrate Emily Horgan and her team have launched the official Greaseball website and Dane Muldoon

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